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The Fairmont San Francisco

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950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff were knowledgeable and genuinely helpful. The decor was impressive. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet. Location was nice for walking to Union Square, the walk back was trying. I will visit again to go back to the Tonga Room!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fabulous hotel located in the Nob Hill district of San Francisco, wonderful views of the city, great, well proportioned rooms and truly magnificent beds, all you could wish for! Restaurants were superb.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fun location on the top of a hill overlooking San Fran. The hotel itself is very nice, feels luxurious for a reasonable price and the rooms (if a bit dated) are nice, spacious and clean. A great value overall.

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They're are so many good things to say about this hotel! It's absolutely gorgeous... We stayed in a tower suite on the 7th floor and the view was amazing.... The hotel was extremely clean and the service was fantastic. I would stay there again and recommend this hotel!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great place.top of knob hill but good for us.we paid for upgraded to the tower level 5 great view but could hear party below higher would be better.mega comfy beds good valet parking.lack of eateries but was directed to big 4 3mins away Blinding meal thank you.overall great stay traveling from Vancouver to LA there are a lot worse places... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Highly recommend this hotel. It was a pleasure to stay here. The facilities were immaculate. The bed was amazing and it was appreciated after a long flight. I did find the location a little difficult for less mobile people as it it on top of a steep hill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed at this particular Fairmont twice now and cannot fault its quality and customer service. The bedding is absolutely beautiful, deep feather mattress toppers and huge duvets to bed down in. Location is great, a short walk from China town down the infamous San Francisco hills. Great breakfast to be had, downstairs and in the room. Another great hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for three nights in the Fairmont at the end of a tour of California. It has real old world charm. The hotel is split between the new tower and the original hotel. We were in the old section and the room was really lovely. It had been recently refurbished and was large and impressive. We were upgraded to... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have stayed at this Hotel a few times now for weekend getaways, its always pleasant and relaxing. The rooms are clean and comfortable with great views from the tower rooms. The stay it self started a bit bumpy due to a bit of chaotic atmosphere when pulling up to the hotel (too many cars and not enough space ended... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great hotel overall. The staff was friendly and helpful. Room service was ok, ordered the pizza late at night and I felt like it was a frozen pizza. The restaurant, Tonka Room, very unique and fun. Location is perfect, up on a hill, easy to get to union square, Fisherman's Warf, Little Italy, and China Town.

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